Category: Science and Technology

Digitisation of tourism

UNWTO partners with Telefónica to promote tourism sector digitalisation

. The framework agreement between the two organizations was signed in Madrid by Jaime Cabal, Deputy Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization, and by Eduardo...

Econet Buddie beats

Econet rocks Trade Fair with new Buddie Beatz Music App

Econet Wireless has lit up the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) with its recently-launched Buddie Beatz music app that features an extensive choice of music by...

Econet show-casing growing range of smart consumer and business products at ZITF

Econet showcases smart, cutting-edge products, services at the ZITF

As expected, leading mobile network operator Econet Wireless – which won last year’s Best ICT Exhibition award and the coveted Best Overall Business Stand award –...

Vaya will be offering a free shuttle service from Bulawayo’s Joshua Mqambuko Nkomo International Airport to all visitors to the ZITF

Vaya launches shuttle service with week-long free rides to ZITF guests

Vaya Mobility service, which is now available in all major Zimbabwean cities and towns, has hit Bulawayo by storm, taking advantage of the Zimbabwe International Trade...

ICT To Improve Web Presence in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe has a mobile penetration rate of 102.7 percent (according to PORTAZ January 2018) meaning over 100 percent of the Zimbabwean population has access to the...

Ms Mellany Mariri, General Manager for Marketing at Econet Wireless Zimbabwe.

Econet pilots mobile games with 100 000 select customers

Econet Wireless has started piloting mobile games on 100 000 randomly selected customers, ahead of full commercial launch at the end of the month. The pilot follows the...

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) President Prof. Benedict Oramah

“Afreximbank Creating Digital Ecosystem to Ease Trade Finance Flows,” Says President

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is working, with the support of African Union (AU), to create a digital ecosystem that will eliminate the major bottlenecks...

Digital Lab Africa

30 African creatives selected to compete at the DLA Online Pitch Competition

The Digital Lab Africa (DLA) call for projects #3 closed on the 31st of January 2019 with around 500 entries from over 30 Sub-Saharan African countries. The DLA digital...

Unpacking the Green Innovation Hub with Mr Cloffas Nyagumbo
Mr Cloffas Nyagumbo presents on Green Innovation Hub

Unpacking the Green Innovation Hub with Mr Cloffas Nyagumbo

By Byron Mutingwende Mr Cloffas Nyagumbo, the Green Innovation Hub (GiHub) Project Manager and Deputy Country Director of SNV Zimbabwe had a one-on-one meeting with...

Econet unveils the largest industrial solar plant in Zimbabwe
Econet solar plant in Willowvale

Econet unveils the largest industrial solar plant in Zimbabwe

Econet Wireless has commissioned a 466KW solar power plant at its Willowvale industrial complex in Harare, the largest commercial and industrial carport and roof mount...